The research performed at CMMNS is supported by the following granting agencies:

National Science Foundation


  • Structural, Morphological and Magnetic Characterization of Exchange Coupled Structures (DMR- 9970789)
  • Influence of Structure and Morphology on the Magnetic Properties and Magnetic Microstructure of Exchange Coupled Ferromagnetic Films (INT-98-15225)
  • RUI: Dynamic Properties of Magnetic Multilayers and Nanostructures (DMR-0303563)
  • MRI: Acquisition of X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy System for Thin Films Research and Education (DMR-0521624)
  • U.S.-Czech Materials Research: Optimization of Magneto-Optical Nanostructures for High Frequency Applications (OISE-442385)

U.S. Army Research Office


  • Physics of Magnetic Multilayers and Devices at Millimeter Wave Frequencies (DAAD 19-00-1-0146)
  • Properties of Magnetic Multilayers and Microstructures (DAAG 55-98-0294)
  • Fe Based Structures for High Frequency Microwave Notch Filters (DAAG 55-97-1-0232)
  • Growth and Characterization of High Frequency Materials and Devices (DAAD 19-00-1-0054)
  • Giga Hertz Electromagnetic Wave Science and Devices for Advanced Battlefield Communications (W911NF-04-1-0247)

Research Corporation for Science Advancement


  • Growth and Magnetic Studies of Ultrathin Fe/Pd/Fe Structures (CC4084)
  • Exchange coupling and magnetic properties of Fe/KMn1-xNixF3 (CC4619)

Academy of Applied Science

  • AAS Research and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (REAP)